Verifying backups

Ronald F. Guilmette rfg at
Thu Oct 1 00:28:57 UTC 2015

In message <560C79FF.5010302 at>, 
Kevin Korb <kmk at> wrote:

>Because you are making two/one.  Change to:
>rsync -n -v --itemize-changes -checksum -a one/ two/

OK, I tried it with your suggested command line, and yes, that produces
rather more substantially useful results.  However...

Perhaps I am just a bit thick, but I really don't have any idea what
you mean what you say that I am "making two/one" when I do it the
other way.  Can you clarify that comment and enlighten me (please)?

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